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Steel Magnolias

November 26, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

STEEL MAGNOLIAS is coming to Stage 2 Dinner Theatre November 26 – December 18.

The action is set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s rich curmudgeon, Ouiser, (“I’m not crazy, I’ve just been in a bad mood for forty years”); an eccentric millionaire, Miss Clairee, who has a raging sweet tooth; and the local social leader, M’Lynn, whose daughter, Shelby (the prettiest girl in town), is about to marry a “good ole boy.” Filled with hilarious repartee and not a few acerbic but humorously revealing verbal collisions, the play moves toward tragedy when, in the second act, the spunky Shelby (who is a diabetic) risks pregnancy and forfeits her life. The sudden realization of their mortality affects the others, but also draws on the underlying strength—and love—which give the play, and its characters, the special quality to make them truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

Dinner for Steel Magnolias Catered by Bistro Express
Grilled Pork Chops
Red Potatoes and Green Beans along with Salad
Armadillo Cake
Iced Tea, Coffee, and Water
Wine available for purchase from Horseshoe Bend Winery.
Show runs Friday and Saturday evenings November 26th – December 18th.
Tickets are on sale now: wichitatheatre.com or by calling the box office at 940.723.9037 Tuesday – Friday from 1-5 PM


November 26, 2021
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wichita Theatre – Stage 2
914 Indiana
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
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